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What language is spoken in Mauritius?

There are several languages spoken throughout Mauritius with the main ones being English, Creole and French.

What currency is used throughout Mauritius?

The currency used throughout the country is the Mauritian rupee. Credit cards are accepted at most hotels, restaurants and tourist shops. ATMs are common throughout the country. 

Do I need a visa to travel to Mauritius?

A visa is not required when travelling as a tourist from Canada or The United States for up to 90 and 60 days, respectively. 

When is the best time to travel to Mauritius?

The best time to travel to Mauritius is between the months of May and December, this is when the weather is dry, moderate and sunny. 

Is there transportation within Mauritius?

The best way of getting around Mauritius is via bus. An alternative to this is renting a car to explore the island. 

Is Mauritius a family friendly destination?

Mauritius is a great destination for a family vacation with several resorts throughout the country accommodating those of all ages!


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